Kyoto deemed to preserve its ancient past as a living reminder to all of Japan’s magnificent cultural legacy. (Image: Vision Times)

Kyoto: A Cultural Expedition

Strolling through this historical city featuring a concentration of the Sui and Tang dynasties, you will feel at one with the ancient souls who once inhabited this great land. When you listen to the ancient stories, you will understand the…

Lake Wakatipu from Queenstown Hill. (Image:  Harshavardhan deuskar  via  wikimedia CC BY-SA 4.0)

New Zealand’s Queenstown

When you stroll through this fairy-tale dreamland decorated with snow-white mountain peaks, inhaling the fresh air emanating from the translucent surface of a glacial lake; when the sunlight reflects off the pure, fresh snowfields, the temptations promised by this magical…

The Hanging Temple is built into a cliff in Datong, Shanxi Province. (Image: Charlie Fong  via  wikimedia CC BY-SA 4.0)

The Hanging Temple

In 2010, Time Magazine revealed the world’s top 10 most precarious buildings, and on a list that included the Abu Dhabi Skyscraper and the Meteora Monasteries of Greece was the “Hanging Temple” of China. A great architectural feat in Chinese…

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The Magnificent Green Reefs in Taiwan

Laomei Green Reef (老梅綠石槽), as the name suggests, is a large array of stunning green reefs on a beach adjacent to Laomei (老梅), a tranquil fishing village located on Taiwan’s…

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Kyoto: A Cultural Expedition

Strolling through this historical city featuring a concentration of the Sui and Tang dynasties, you will feel at one with the ancient souls who once inhabited this great land. When…

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New Zealand’s Queenstown

When you stroll through this fairy-tale dreamland decorated with snow-white mountain peaks, inhaling the fresh air emanating from the translucent surface of a glacial lake; when the sunlight reflects off…

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The Hanging Temple

In 2010, Time Magazine revealed the world’s top 10 most precarious buildings, and on a list that included the Abu Dhabi Skyscraper and the Meteora Monasteries of Greece was the…

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An Idyllic Escape to Moreton Island

Just an hour’s boat ride from Brisbane lies a pristine slice of paradise known as Moreton Island. The island is referred to by Chinese visitors as “Haitundao,” which means Dolphin…

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Colorful Clothing of the Miao

When it comes to colorful clothing in China, no one wears them better than the Miao, or Hmong, ethnicity in the country. The Miao have a long history and culture beginning…

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A Beautiful Wisteria Garden in Taiwan

While many cherry trees are still in full bloom, wisteria trees in Taiwan have begun to flourish across the country in the spring. Among them are those in the Wisteria…

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Traditional Chinese Culture Symbolism: The Phoenix

The phoenix is probably the most iconic mythical bird in human history. Multiple cultures, from the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, Chinese, and Arabs, revered the bird. In traditional Chinese culture, the…